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Cultural Revolution, China, Women, Feminism, Red Guard, Civic Engagement, Gender Equality, Communism
Mao Zedong, the leader of China's communist revolution, promised liberation from exploitation for all, including for women. However, government inefficacy and social inertia impeded meaningful change. Women in Communist China under the rule of Mao Zedong found their voice through civic activity because communist reform policies failed to instate gender equality.
The Annual Mary Lou Fulton Mentored Research Conference showcases some of the best student research from the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences. The mentored learning program encourages undergraduate students to participate in hands-on and practical research under the direction of a faculty member. Students create these posters as an aide in presenting the results of their research to the public, faculty, and their peers.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Gallo, Marcos; Bullock, Amber; Sweeten, Scott; Morris, Stéfanie J.; and Sims, Joshua D., "Maoist Women Voices" (2016). FHSS Mentored Research Conference. 290.
Family, Home, and Social Sciences